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By Taki S. Raton
The 100 Black Men of Greater Milwaukee is pleased to announce the Future Leader Scholarship opportunity initiative. Sponsored by the 100 Black Men of America, Inc., in January of each year, the 100 provides annual scholarship awards to deserving matriculating seniors who will be full-time students in the coming fall at an accredited, post-secondary institution.
Scholarship dollars can assist youth in completing educational goals by providing resources to offset expenses associated with tuition, books and housing. The scholarship program allows the 100 to identify potential youth leaders in …
Milwaukee activist Sachin Chheda was chosen to lead the Democratic Party of Milwaukee County during the local Party’s biennial officer elections last Monday night, Nov. 23. Chheda, a former aide to Wisconsin Governor Jim Doyle who works as a consultant to nonprofit advocacy groups, defeated Tyrone Daniels to assume the position of DPMC Chair.
“It is a tremendous honor to be elected by my fellow Democrats,” said Chheda. “In the next two years, we will grow the Party, speak out about our progressive values and engage our community in new ways.”